Gene editing: what’s at stake for people and the planet?
The government has launched a consultation which could lead to regulations around gene editing of crops and animals in England being relaxed.
Do these technologies have the potential to improve the environment and animal welfare, or is there a risk it could lead to unsustainable farming and poor outcomes for animals?
Our panel of experts will offer a variety of perspectives on this debate and discuss arguments around gene editing and what its implications might be.
for the event
Date: Wednesday, 20 January 2021
Time: 10.00 - 11.00am (GMT)
How to fast track innovation for a green industrial revolution
Interview with Sir Ed Davey, Liberal Democrat leader
In this episode of our 'insights' podcast series, executive director Shaun Spiers interviews the Liberal Democrat leader Sir Ed Davey.
They discuss Ed's time as secretary of state for energy and climate change during the coalition years, his hopes for COP26 and Lib Dem ambitions for the environment.
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Our recent achievements and future plans
Annual review 2019-20
"Green Alliance’s way of achieving change: a combination of original thinking, firmly rooted in evidence and powerful coalition building." Shaun Spiers, executive director, Green Alliance
From running the largest ever mass parliamentary lobby on climate change and influencing the post-Brexit environmental settlement, to proposing system fixes to solve plastic pollution, 2019-20 was a busy year for Green Alliance.
Find out more about our recent work in our Annual review 2019-20